jam tomorrow - john logie baird

jam tomorrow

John Logie Baird (1888 – 1946) was a Scottish engineer and inventor, born in Helensburgh, Dunbartonshire. He was the first person to demonstrate a working television, and voted number 44 in the BBC’s 2002 list of the “100 Greatest Britons”. The phrase ‘jam tomorrow’ signifies a never-fulfilled promise …  Before working on his television system,…

Mr Baird's legacy - digital collage

mr baird’s legacy

John Logie Baird (1888 – 1946) was a Scottish engineer and inventor, born in Helensburgh. He was the first person to demonstrate a working television, and was voted number 44 in the BBC’s 2002 list of the “100 Greatest Britons”. Baird built his television set using, among other things, a hatbox, scissors, darning needles, bicycle…

Mr Baird's legacy - digital collage

mr baird's legacy

John Logie Baird (1888 – 1946) was a Scottish engineer and inventor, born in Helensburgh. He was the first person to demonstrate a working television, and was voted number 44 in the BBC’s 2002 list of the “100 Greatest Britons”. Baird built his television set using, among other things, a hatbox, scissors, darning needles, bicycle…